foreign direct investment

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Noun1.foreign direct investment - investing in United States businesses by foreign citizens (often involves stock ownership of the business)
investing, investment - the act of investing; laying out money or capital in an enterprise with the expectation of profit
2.foreign direct investment - a joint venture between a foreign company and a United States company
joint venture - a venture by a partnership or conglomerate designed to share risk or expertise; "a joint venture between the film companies to produce TV shows"
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Meanwhile, HSBC Holdings has received a qualified foreign investor licence in Saudi Arabia and traded shares on the bourse on Monday, the first day that direct foreign investment was allowed, the bank told Reuters.
real estate in 2014 with 11 percent of direct foreign investment ($4.
The realisation of direct foreign investments from Europe would mean additional 55,000 jobs for Filipinos, said Aquino in New York, the transcript of which reached Manila.
For October alone, overall direct foreign investment in China eased 0.
In addition, restrictions on flows of funds under direct foreign investment accounts will be loosened, the SAFE said.
This represented 45% of all Direct Foreign Investment attracted by the DR.
It includes all main establishments that are classified as direct foreign investment, in addition to establishments that have investment portfolio enlisted at Muscat Securities Market (MSM).
Direct foreign investment is vital to our economy and the attraction for firms is us being in the EU.
1 billion in direct foreign investment in the current fiscal year, which ends in June, and $7 billion the next year, said Osama Saleh, chairman of the General Authority for Investment.
Panama has the second-highest level of direct foreign investment per capita in the world.
Direct foreign investment during the quarter fell to $1.
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